DevOps Engineer Intern

US - CA - Carlsbad Ref #9728 08-Sep-2021

Job description

One team. Global challenges. Infinite opportunities. At Viasat, we’re on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. For more than 35 years, Viasat has helped shape how consumers, businesses, governments and militaries around the globe communicate. We’re looking for people who think big, act fearlessly, and create an inclusive environment that drives positive impact to join our team.

Job Description

The DevOps Commercial Mobility team is passionate about providing solutions to provide a world-class in-flight connectivity service to commercial airlines. As a member of this team, you will build up a vast knowledge in software development, networking, cloud application engineering, automation, data visualization, and container orchestration. You will be working with various ground breaking technologies at multiple layers of the software stack to design, develop, deploy, and maintain the in-flight connectivity service.

Our ideal candidate values communication, learning, flexibility, creativity, and ingenuity. They also enjoy working on challenging technical issues and use creative and innovative techniques to develop and automate solutions. In addition, an ideal candidate enjoys working with the operations team by providing support, visualization, and solutions as challenges arise. Our group is passionate about providing the best service for our end users and airline employees. Your responsibilities will range from developing software that is able to scale across multiple commercial airline fleets to creating new products and services to monitoring and maintaining existing services for the commercial airline passenger, flight crew, mechanics, and installers.


  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Math & Computer Science, and/or a related field
  • Previous experience with cloud technology, automation, machine learning, big data, full stack, embedded, applications, and/or front-end development


  • Previous internship experience in a software development and/or test related area
  • Experience with networking: UDP, TCP/IP, AMQP, DHCP, DNS, and/or REST
  • Experience with programming languages/frameworks: Python, Java, C/C++, NodeJS, Angular, React, and/or Bash
  • Experience with development tools: Amazon Web Services, Heroku, Git, Artifactory, Jenkins, Puppet, CHEF, CF Engine, Ansible, Kubernetes, Docker, Linux, and/or SaltStack
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This role requires vaccination under current guidance applicable to Viasat. As such, absent an approved accommodation based on a religious or medical reason, employees in this role will be required to be fully vaccinated from COVID-19 no later than January 4, 2022.

Additional Requirements and information

Minimum education:

High School Diploma or GED

Years of experience:

0-1 years


Up to 10%



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